JeffCare Community Health Center

Family Medicine & Behavioral Health

Located in Metairie and Marrero

  • Pediatrics, primary care & mental health care for children and teens
  • Primary care & behavioral health care for adults
  • Friendly & professional staff committed to your wellness
  • Convenient locations 
  • Insured & uninsured welcome
  • Affordable services, including sliding fee discount scale
  • COVID-19 vaccines & boosters available

We’d love to see you. Call 504-838-5257 for or submit an appointment request online. Some telehealth appointments are available.


Behavioral Health Community Services

Behavioral Health Community Services brings treatment and support where people live and work. All behavioral health therapies and supports are individualized.

  • Individual & family therapies
  • Evidence-based and best practices
  • Day & evening appointments
  • Substance use prevention & treatment

Call 504-846-6901 for assistance.

Looking for mental health services for children and teens? We can help.


Developmental Disabilities Community Services

Developmental Disabilities Community Services supports and serves individuals with special needs and helps them to live full, healthy, independent, and productive lives. 

  • Knowledgeable service teams
  • Person-centered planning
  • Home & community-based support
  • Services for individuals & families

Call 504-838-5424 for assistance. 

Looking for mental health services for children and teens? We can help.


Mobile Crisis Line & Primary Care On-Call

After hours, nights, and weekends, you can reach a primary care on-call provider at 504-838-5257 and a behavioral health mobile crisis line at 504-832-5123. If you are experiencing an emergency, please go to the nearest hospital or dial 911.

Financial Information

JPHSA provides many services and supports at low cost or free of charge. We accept Medicaid, Medicare, and many private health insurances. Those without health insurance are always welcome! You will never be turned away for your inability to pay.


Jefferson Parish Human Services Authority (JPHSA) envisions a Jefferson Parish in which individuals and families affected by Mental Illness, Addictive Disorders, and/or Developmental Disabilities shall live full, healthy, independent and productive lives to the greatest extent possible for available resources.

Service Statement

“We promise courtesy, empathy, and respect in meeting the expectations of those we serve and each other.”


East Jefferson Health Center
3616 S. I-10 Service Road W.
Suite 100
Metairie, LA  70001  504-838-5257
Hours: Monday – Friday | 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

West Jefferson Health Center
5001 West Bank Expressway
Suite 100
Marrero, LA  70072   504-349-8833
Hours: Monday – Friday | 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Schedule Your COVID-19 Vaccine at JeffCare

JeffCare Community Health Center offers COVID-19 vaccines in Metairie and Marrero for children and adults. Children and teens ages 5-17 are eligible for the Pfizer vaccine, while anyone ages 18 and up can receive either the Moderna or Pfizer vaccine. Boosters are also available for anyone ages 18 and up. Click here to learn more and call 504-500-5555 to reserve an appointment.

Other JPHSA COVID-19 Updates


COVID-19 Vaccines for Ages 5-11

Beginning this week, JeffCare will be offering the Pfizer BioNtech COVID-19 vaccine to children ages 5-11. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends everyone 5 years and older get vaccinated to help protect against COVID-19. Learn more.

Phone Call Dialing Update Impacts JPHSA

A new Federal Communications Commission (FCC) initiative will affect phone calls beginning Sunday, October 24. If you are calling from the 504 and 337 area codes, all outgoing calls must be dialed with 10 digits and include the recipient’s area code. This change will apply to those calling JPHSA and its JeffCare health center sites from the affected area codes. Click here for more info.

Notice of Class Action Lawsuit

This notice informs you about a class action lawsuit against the Secretary of the Louisiana Department of Health and the Louisiana Department of Health. You may be either a member of the class or a person who may be concerned with the interests of potential class members. Read this entire notice here.

JPHSA Seeks New Board Members

Jefferson Parish Human Services Authority is currently seeking Board members for the following positions:

      • Addictive Disorders, Professional
      • Addictive Disorders, Advocacy
      • Development Disabilities, Professional
      • Judicial Representative

Read more JPHSA news.